The 2021 Jimmy Kimmel LA Bowl pits the Utah State Aggies against the Oregon State Beavers at 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday. Oregon State is favored by 6.5 points at Caesars Sportsbook, while the Over-Under is set at 68 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our college football odds page).
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The model knows Utah State is fantastic on the offensive side of the ball. The Aggies are averaging more than 450 total yards per game, and Utah State is scoring 33.2 points per contest. Utah State is producing 305.8 passing yards per game, including 8.4 yards per attempt, and the Aggies are leading the Mountain West with 39 touchdown passes. Utah State also takes care of the ball well, uncorking only 13 interceptions, the Aggies are leading the Mountain West in converting 44.3 percent of third down opportunities.
The model also knows Oregon State is also potent offensively this season. The Beavers are No. 3 in the Pac-12 in total offense with more than 430 yards per game, and Oregon State is scoring 32.8 points per game in 2021. Oregon State's rushing attack is top-notch, leading the Pac-12 in averaging 217.4 yards per game on the ground. Oregon State is producing 5.4 yards per carry with 32 rushing touchdowns, and the Beavers lead the Pac-12 in yards per pass attempt (8.1), sacks allowed (10) and third down efficiency (51.0 percent).
Now, it has set its sights on Utah State vs. Oregon State. We can tell you the model is leaning under the total, and it also says one side of the spread hits in over 60 percent of simulations! You ABSOLUTELY need to see it before locking in any college football picks.
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